The Beach House is the sole property on stunning Arthur Bay. Pristine oceanfront surrounded by nature with a private beachfront on the Great Barrier Reef.
Guests experience true relaxation in this iconic home sharing a backyard with koalas, wallabies and countless bird species. The Beach House is often visited by kookaburras and lorikeets and in the evening wallabies and possums.The front yard is the untouched Arthur Bay beach, a preferred snorkelling destination on Magnetic Island in the Great Barrier Reef, a short ferry ride from Townsville The Bay is surrounded by wooded hills laced with hiking trails, studded by magnificent granite boulders. It is recognizable for its hallmark, much photographed pandanus tree.
Snorkel or fish off the beach in the front yard and try spotting a whale in the winter months from the patio. The view from this patio of sunrise over the Bay is breathtaking as is the moonrise reflecting on the Bay. There is a small creek in the Bay which is a permanent tidal pool, ideal for children to find crabs, hermit crabs and other sea creatures.
The Beach House features a swimming pool heated in the winter months, plenty of indoor and outdoor dining space, a unique boulder in the middle of our 3 lounging rooms, 3 gas barbecues and a fully equipped kitchen as well as a second smaller kitchen in a self contained area.
Neighbouring our stunning location is the famous Forts walk. While being a significant part of our history it is a well known walk for koala spotting. There are numerous hiking trails within this area. A short drive from home will have you near local shops, cafes, supermarket, restaurants and of course other attractions Magnetic Island has to offer.
Each of the 4 bedrooms in the Beach House feature queen size beds, 2 additional foldaway beds and a travel cot are available upon request.
Thinking of getting married or holding a celebration at Arthur Bay Beach House? If you are wishing to hold a private function of up to 25 guests e.g. birthday party, wedding or any event/celebration where guests are invited to the property, please obtain written permission from Best of Magnetic at the time of booking. Otherwise our standard no parties policy applies. A security depositmay apply to approved functions.